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Anton Chekhov

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov was a Russian playwright and short-story writer who is considered to be among the greatest writers of short fiction in history. His career as a playwright produced four classics, and his best short stories are held in high esteem by writers and critics. Along with Henrik Ibsen and August Strindberg, Chekhov is often referred to as one of the three seminal figures in the birth of early modernism in the theatre. Chekhov practiced as a medical... Read More

BornAnton Pavlovich Chekhov
29 January 1860
Taganrog, Ekaterinoslav Governorate, Russian Empire
Died15 July 1904 (aged 44)
Badenweiler, Grand Duchy of Baden, German Empire
OccupationPhysician, short story writer, playwright


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